Debbie Chessin, Director of Education

Debbie Chessen closeupMs. Chessin brings over a decade of secular and religious school teaching experience to Beth Israel-The West Temple.  In addition to her work in Jewish and Hebrew Studies at Tel Aviv University, she has degrees in Law and Sociology. She oversees the religious school program of Beth Israel-The West Temple, and teaches some classes, while also planning and implementing education programming for the entire congregation.

*This position/work is funded through the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Fund for the Jewish Future and is supported through the educational resources of the Jewish Education Center of Cleveland and the Laura and Alvin Siegal College of Judaic Studies.